Anniversary Gift Ideas and Tradition Articles — Anniversary

3rd Year Anniversary Gift Ideas and Tradition

Third wedding anniversary gifts, flowers, and gemstones serve to symbolically remind couples of what the third year of marriage will bring.  Third year wedding anniversary symbols make great themes for décor and gifts when throwing a party to celebrate a couple’s third year together. A gift for your spouse that is reflective of third year milestones and uncertainties is a thoughtful beginning to what some experts call the most important milestone year of any marriage.

Sunflower Field

Traditional Third Year Anniversary Gift: Leather

The desire to move on often sets in after three years of...

Anniversary Gifts by Year

Giving specific gifts to commemorate anniversary years likely began in Ancient Rome or Medieval Europe, but most evidence points to the tradition beginning in 18th-century Germany and Netherlands. German and Dutch culture have both celebrated the 25th and 50th anniversaries through gifts of silver and gold, mainly wreaths, since the 1700s. The tradition carried over into the UK during the Victorian era, when love matches for marriage became more common, eventually making its way to the United States with the colonization of the New World.

Anniversary Gift Frenchie

Our newest arrival,